John David Couch

John David Couch

Associate
Location:
Southlake, Texas
Phone:
817-756-1792
Fax:
817-796-1498
Email:

Mr. Couch focuses on federal tax controversy issues including audits and disputes.  Mr. Couch is also knowledgeable in many other areas of tax practice.  He is a member of the Tax Sections of the Dallas Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas.  Mr. Couch brings extensive courtroom experience through years of being a prosecutor.  Some of his jury trials include murder, aggravated robbery, aggravated assault, and other serious felonies.  While obtaining his LLM in Taxation from Southern Methodist School of Law, Mr. Couch performed an externship at the Department of Justice - Tax Division in Dallas.  Mr. Couch is a fluent Spanish speaker after having lived two years in Spain.

Bar Admissions

  • Texas 2005

Education

  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, TX
  • Master of Law - Taxation 2017
  • Tulsa University School of Law Tulsa, OK
  • Juris Doctor 2004
  • Baylor University
  • BBA 1998

Past Employment

  • Hays County District Attorney's Office
  • Llano County District Attorney's Office

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Tax

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2005

Education

  • University of Tulsa College of Law, Tulsa, Oklahoma
    • J.D. - 2004
  • Baylor University, Waco, Texas
    • B.B.A. - 1998
    • Major: Management

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas Bar
  • Dallas Bar Association, Tax Section

Past Employment Positions

  • Hays County District Attorney, Assistant District Attorney
  • Llano County District Attorney, Assistant District Attorney

Languages

  • English (Primary)
  • Spanish